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 Presentation materials, when available, will be published in our [[Documents]] area. Presentation materials, when available, will be published in our [[Documents]] area.
-==== 2018 Schedule ==== +==== 2019 Schedule ==== 
-  * January ​6th:+  * January ​5th
     * Annual Elections     * Annual Elections
-    * Club business ​discussion: TechFest, Meeting Location +    * Magnetic Loop antenna ​discussion ​with examples 
-    * Larry -- KØNA will demonstrate hot air soldering and de-solder techniques+    * Show'​n'​Tell 
-  February 3rd: {{ :technical:feb_pres_web.pptx |Receiver Sensitivity and S-meters}} by Bill -- NØCU +  * February 2nd 
-  * March 3rd: [[https://​carbbn.org/​|The CARBBN Mesh Network]], by Jeremiah -- NØKMO +    * Larry -- KØNA is going to present some results of his high power loop antenna research
-  April 7th: Bill -- NØCU will talk about {{ :technical:rx_protect.pptx |receiver front-end protection}} ({{ :technical:rx_protect.pdf |PDF}}), and Larry -- KØNA will tell us all about the latest improvements ​to his station +    Bill -- NØCU is going to do some more on high power loops. {{ :technical:​magloop1_n0cu_2109_2.pdf |Slides}} ​{{ :technical:magloop1_n0cu_2109_2.pptx |Slides}} 
-  * May 5thAnnual club anniversary party and show'​n'​tell. We'll have pizza and soda from JJ Madwell'​s. Please bring your amateur radio projectsor anything else of interest to the hobby to show off and discuss. [[meeting_pictures#​club_12th_anniversary|Here are some photos ​from this year's party]]. Bill - NØCU talked about skin effect and conductance on flat conductors, and Larry KØNA talked about S parameters and return loss+    * Frank -- KØFEI is going to do a presentation of what single board computers you would want to buy for the shack. 
-  * June 2nd: +  * March 2nd 
-    * We will have a video and discussion about new receiver technology that may be the next major break through in receiver architectureWe will also discuss receiver specifications ​and when they are importantYour next new radio may not be classic superheterodyne! +    How can a magnetic loop antenna also create an electric field? We have the answer! ​{{ :technical:em_waves.pdf |Slides}} {{ :technical:em_waves.pptx |Slides}} 
-    * Smoke or no smoke? Will running a KW through some RG58 coax with a 3:1 SWR create smoke?+    * How to get on the air with out breaking the bank. Followed by cost effective upgrades. 
 +  * April 6thCW and Morse code show'​n'​tell, demo, and discussion. We'll have keys, keyers, ​and practice oscillatorsincluding some vintage keys, plus the opportunity for in-room Morse QSOs{{ :​technical:​morse_cw_apr_2019.pdf |Morse Code, Keys, and Accessories}} -- [[2019_mcw_links|Links from presentation]] 
 +  * May 4th: Our pizza party got postponed until June. Bill - NØCU talked about debugging an SWR problem, and Frank KØFEI ​talked about single-board computers
 +  * June 1stAnnual pizza party, ​and show'​n'​tell dayBring your cool stuff and homebrew projects to share with the clubBill - NØCU gave presentation on HF signal propogation. {{ :technical:​hf_prop.pdf |Slides}}, {{ :​technical:​hf_prop.pptx |Slides}} ​
   * July - No Meeting, due to [[http://​www.arrl.org/​field-day|Field Day]]   * July - No Meeting, due to [[http://​www.arrl.org/​field-day|Field Day]]
-  * August 4th: WTØDX -- Bill Thomas will give a presentation on {{ :​technical:​ft8_wt0dx_v1.pdf |The New Digital Modes FT8 and MSK144}}. He will also discuss using MSK144 for 2 & 6 meter meteor scatter communications.  +  * **August 3rd** 
-  ​* **September 1st** +  ​September 7th 
-  * October ​6th +  * October ​5th 
-  * November ​3rd: [[techfests|Fall Techfest]] +  * November ​2nd: [[techfests|Fall Techfest]] 
-  * December ​1st: Holiday Lunch+  * December ​7th: Holiday Lunch, 11AM at [[http://​www.jjmadwells.net/​|JJ Madwell'​s]],​ 26412 Main Street, Conifer, CO. ([[https://​goo.gl/​maps/​o4Ewa5HsLSv|Map]])
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